University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:74-2-2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Santee (uncertain)
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Bead
Iconography:Man
Height: 31 cm
Width: 10.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. C. Daniel Coppes, 1974

Description

Made of buckskin. No hair on the head, facial features made of beads. Beaded design running from arms across shoulders. Five small beaded squares with fringe underneath on front and back, at chest and hip level. Fringe on doll's arms and bottom of dress. Two stripes of beads bordering bottom of dress. Beaded mocassins with fringe on sides. Bead colors red, yellow, white, dark blue and light blue.


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